On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 2:13 PM, Brandon S Allbery KF8NH
<allb...@ece.cmu.edu> wrote:
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> On 7/15/10 12:21 , Mark J. Reed wrote:
>> By analogy, I'd say week-of-year should work as well.
> Wasn't the week stuff punted to a non-core module because there are too many
> differences in how it's handled (week starts on Sunday in the US and Israel
> and Monday elsewhere, differing notions of what "first week of the year"
> means, etc.)

I had the same thought but as Mark pointed out, there is an ISO
standard for numbering weeks within a year, which is also implemented
by Unix-y systems. So that portion is defensible.


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